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Synonyms for sweet potatosweet pota·to

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  1. sweet potatonoun


  2. sweet potatonoun

    A tropical perennial American vine, Ipomoea batatas, having a fleshy tuber.

    yam, kumara

  3. sweet potatonoun

    The tuber of this plant cooked as a vegetable.

    yam, kumara

  4. sweet potatonoun

    A yam; a tuber from the genus Dioscorea.

    kumara, yam

  5. sweet potatonoun

    batata, Ipomoea

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweet potato, sweet potato vine, Ipomoea batatasnoun

    pantropical vine widely cultivated in several varieties for its large sweet tuberous root with orange flesh

    sweet potato vine, ocarina

  2. sweet potatonoun

    the edible tuberous root of the sweet potato vine which is grown widely in warm regions of the United States

    sweet potato vine, ocarina

  3. ocarina, sweet potatonoun

    egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes

    sweet potato vine, ocarina

Editors Contribution

  1. kumara

    Submitted by rinat on October 2, 2019  

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  1. Tamara Duker Freuman:

    A salad with grilled chicken is fine, but try adding a baked sweet potato, a heaping scoop of chickpeas or even a thick, hearty lentil soup.

  2. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi:

    I love pie, sweet potato is my favorite, with pumpkin being a close second this time of year.

  3. Rae Lin:

    Fried chicken stalls are definitely one of Taiwanese people's favorite late night eateries, stalls usually offer a range of food like calamari and sweet potato.

  4. Johnny Wowk:

    The only healthy potato is a steamed organic sweet potato -Johnny Wowk AKA Johnny The Walker

  5. Jasmine Myers:

    It wasn't just sweet potato pies, but it was the feature, if you will, that was the highlight and everyone went home with their own.

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